Sep 28, 2012 6:00am PDT
for jimmy hoffa's body is continuing this morning. in roseville, michigan. these are live pictures from the scene where investigators are going to the site where they believe the teamsters boss could be buried. they actually got a tip from someone most recently, you know he disappeared in 1975, was never seen again. an there has been so much speculation as to what ever happened. >> folklore. >> really, it's true, with jimmy hoffa. now they're going to break open through that cement there and we'll of course keep tabs on that. it would be an interesting mystery solved. >> maybe he's not buried in the new football giants end zone. that was the folklore in new jersey. >>> before we turn things over to the "today" show, one final check on today's top stories. construction crews will break ground to clear a path for b.a.r.t.'s extension to the south bay. crews will be widening mission boulevard all the way to warm springs boulevard. they'll also build new on and off-ramps at a b.a.r.t. bridge. >>> a nobel peace laureate is visiting this weekend. she was in prison for years for speaking out a
Sep 28, 2012 10:00pm PDT
the outcome. >>> the search for missing teamsters boss jimmy hoffa has failed to turn up any leads. he reportedly said he saw a body being buried there in 1975. soil samples were taken from under the driveway and will now be tested. >>> in news of the world tonight a plane carrying people to mount he have rest crashed and burned after hitting a bird. all 19 on board were killed. this time of year is popular for trekking in the foothills of the him lay yays. >>> in the mediterranean sea rescued migrants today in a dingy. they ran into rough seas, then sent out a distress call. most of the migrants are believed to be from africa. 22 of them are women, one is pregnant. >>> in australia authorities have approved the killing of sharks that get too close to popular beaches and swimmers. previously shark kills were only allowed after an attack on a human. great white sharks are a protected species and conservationists are angry about this new policy. >>> every story there's one picture that tells that story. >> he's our chief photographer and he has captured that picture for nearly 40 years.
Sep 27, 2012 7:00am PDT
on the field tonight. >>> is this where jimmy hoffa is buried? a radar machine detects something underneath it. is a 37-year-old mystery about to be solved? >>> and pop sensation psy returns to south korea and the place where gangnam style all started. and our cameras are right there with him today, thursday, september 27th, 2012. captions paid for by nbc-universal television >>> and good morning. welcome to "today" on a thursday morning. i'm savannah gurthrie. >> see the smile on my face? >> i see it. >> a lot of football fans feeling that way. that's right, the news now that the nfl's regular referees will be back in action starting tonight. it's welcome news for a lot of players, coaches, and, of course, fans of the game. >> maybe some gamblers too. it comes after two days of intense negotiations that picked up steam following outrage over that controversial call that decided monday night's game. when you look at this agreement, it appears the league caved with officials getting pretty much everything they wanted. was this lockout worth it for the nfl? we'll get into that straight ahead. >>
Sep 27, 2012 7:00am PDT
of michigan union leader jimmy hoffa may finally come to an en. investigators not a tip saying a body was buried at a hope at the same time a steamster's boss disappeared. a radar confirms that something is buried beneath the slab and michigan police plan to dig there tomorrow. >>> testimony continues in the deborah madden case. after today's testimony wraps up, the court will recess the jury tomorrow and closing arguments are set for monday. >>> the little boy who was shot after sleeping in his bed last week, he is back at home. he was released from the hospital yesterday. his home was sprayed with bullets last thursday about 1:00 in the morning. he's a 6th grader. he says he's happy to be out -- happy to be out of the hospital but afraid to go home. >> i want to think that teachers and the principal who came to visit me and gave me -- i want to thank the principal who came to visit me and bring me presents. >>> a miniature horse farm in sonoma county has less than a week to move out. there said they've been served with an eviction notice. rit now, it's not clear what's gonna happen